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John Edward Thompson

DEEP RUN - John Edward Thompson, 66, of 261 P.A. Nobles Store Road, passed away on Monday, December 24, 2012, at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. Funeral services will be held at 7 p.m. on Friday, December 28, 2012, at Pink Hill Funeral Home. Visitation will follow the service. Burial will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, December 29, 2012, at Oak Ridge Memorial Park in Pink Hill. He was preceded in death by his parents, Gladys and Glenn Thompson; and four sisters, Lucille Jondle, Barbara Burke, Sally Saathoff, and Janet Luthro. John served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1965-1969 and received the Purple Heart Award. He was a leader of the Tiger Cubs Pack #244 and later became a Boy Scout Leader. He was also an active member of American Legion Post 379. He is survived by his wife of 34 years, Angie Thompson; and loyal and faithful canine companion, Rocky; children Richard Heath and wife Robin, Stacy Morris, Sherman Thompson and wife Brandie, and Tina Lewis; grandchildren Heather, Joshua, T.C., Preston, Hailey, Taylor, Austin, and Levi; great-grandchild Sarah Danielle; sisters Glenda Winters and Rosemary Meyers from Iowa; and Connie Good of Florida. Arrangements are by Pink Hill Funeral Home. Sign the guest book at Kinston.com. (Paid obituary)


Published in Free Press from Dec. 27 to Dec. 30, 2012
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